Production Planner

  • Location

    Milton Keynes

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Warehousing, Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £28000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Melanie Machin

  • Contact email:

    mmachin@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0117 906 5808

  • Job ref:

    MM-32-1

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-30

  • Startdate:

    2021-02-26

Are you a Production Planner with experience within a manufacturing or engineering company? We are recruiting for a Production Planner to join a very busy manufacturing company based in Milton Keynes. Salary £28-30,000 dependent on experience, working Mon-Fri 9am-5pm.

As Production Planner you will ensure delivery of orders to dedicated customers are in line with scheduled or order requirements. You will receive the order, enter onto the MRP system and expedite the planning, production and purchasing of material. In addition, you will chase the order, ensuring its timely dispatch keeping the customer fully informed at all key stages of the process.

Proven experience in a Production Planner or Scheduler role is essential or similar with experience of using MRP and ERP (SAP) systems. Excellent MS Office skills, Excel in particular are required with the ability to build relationships with stakeholders and strong time management skills as this is a very busy role. Inventory management principles and purchasing is essential along with supplier management. Manufacturing, production, or engineering experience will be advantageous.

This role would suit: production planner, planner, scheduler, expeditor, MRP, ERP, WINMAN, Navision, manufacturing, engineering, automotive, planning administration, demand planner, MRP administrator, forecast planner, planning administrator, supply chain planner, materials planner

Commutable from: Milton Keynes, Bletchley, Buckingham, Bedford, Luton, Aylesbury, Northampton